conservation

01/30
2018

For the Love of Raptors

Years ago when I first heard the term Raptor; I immediately imagined malicious, human hunting dinosaurs from Jurassic Park! Of course, I quickly learned this was a term used for… Read more »




01/24
2018

A Discussion in Black Bears

My first black bear encounter involved spotting one while out jogging, which resulted in running my best mile in the opposite direction. Obviously, this is terrible advice in the event… Read more »




01/23
2018

EOC 137: Lessons from Heartbreak – The Vaquita

Listen to this episode in iTunes   Today, we talk with Matt Podolsky and Sean Bogle from Wild Lens, who reflect on their experience witnessing the last-ditch rescue effort to… Read more »




01/17
2018

EOC 136: Amy Martin – Philosophy with environment as the catalyst

Listen to this episode in iTunes   This week’s guest is Amy Martin, Founder and Producer of Threshold, one of the most binge-worthy podcasts of 2017, taking the listener on… Read more »




10/11
2017

EOC 133: Kick-Ass Lawyers Defending Mother Nature

In this episode of the podcast, our awesome host Matt Podolsky is joined by Laird Lucas who is the executive director of Advocates for the West, an environmental law firm… Read more »




09/01
2017

Project Puffin: Island Life

I am thrilled to bid you good day from 23 miles off into the Atlantic Ocean where I will be living for the next two weeks on a remote island… Read more »




09/08
2017

Project Puffin: Seal Island 2017 Season Summary

Since I only rolled into Seal for just the post-season this year, I thought I’d brush up on the deets of what went on this summer with our beloved terns… Read more »




08/18
2017

Pining for the Field: Puerto Rico

For our next foray into the Pining for the Field series, I’ll take a look back to 2006 when I travelled to Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge to study Smooth-billed Anis…. Read more »




08/07
2017

The Islands and the Whales: A Film Review

The Faroe Islands sit between Scotland and Iceland in the North Atlantic. The Faroese people are decendents of Vikings. They are an autonomous country within Denmark, however, they are not… Read more »




07/28
2017

Pining for the Field: Burrowing Owls of the West

Girl with a lap-full of Burrowing Owls. Now, how does one happen to find oneself in such a delightful predicament?   Well, it was 2007 and I had applied to a… Read more »